Overview

Senior SDET

The Senior SDET will be monitoring every phase of the development process to ensure that the design and software adhere to company standards. It is vital for the QA Engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to assess software quality and meet the release target dates by breaking up the development process into attainable testing goals and relaying any issues back to the development and product teams or leaders.

Responsibilities

Work in a hands-on, collaborative environment with top product managers and engineers to build breakthrough experiences and products that solve our users’ most critical needs
Participate in product grooming sessions with product managers and engineers to understand product goals, features, details, etc.
Review product specifications (including requirements, flowcharts, designs, etc.) in order to prepare test plans and test scenarios
Manually execute test plans, scenarios, and cases to ensure the customer experience matches defined product specs
File clear and concise bug tickets to help engineers fix product defects and issues
Play a critical role in all releases by conducting regression and smoke tests in Staging and Production environments
Verify critical production issues as neededInvolve in on-call rotations to support the production issues.
Be involved in the Scrum process, including stand-ups and related activities
Test established products as well as new product solutions for new business lines

Requirements

Minimum 6+ years of experience in test tools and frameworks using Java/ Scala, Jenkins or similar CI-CD tools, Shell Scripting, Linux/ Mac OSX for either backend or frontend services
Experience as a quality assurance analyst, software tester, or functional tester conducting manual testing of web and mobile products
Experience in writing comprehensive test cases aligned with product requirementsAbility to understand the user’s mindset and how they might use the product
Strong communication skills with all audiences
Extreme attention to detailAbility to manage and prioritise multiple, diverse testing activities simultaneously
Experience with Agile software development methodology using scrum, sprints, and JIRA
Working knowledge of technical concepts including programming, logic, databases, SQL queries, data distributed across multiple systems, etc.
Familiarity with third-party API concepts and integration
Self-starter with the ability to take direction and work in a collaborative environment
Comfort working in a remote environment
Excellent ability to communicate and collaborate with a globally distributed team working in different timezones
Preferred BS Degree in Computer Science and/or Math or equivalent skills

 

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About Tala (formerly InVenture)

Tala (formerly InVenture) builds mobile products that help creditworthy individuals in emerging markets validate their financial identities and get access to fair credit to advance their businesses and families. Tala is providing choice and control to individuals around the world when it comes to their financial identity.